A Contemplative Faith
Let the Earth Keep Silence
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Speak only when your words are an improvement on silence.
— Quaker proverb
Sounds strikingly similar to the words attributed to St. Francis: ‘Preach the Gospel, and if necessary, use words.’
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P.S. If we want the wisdom of the Quakers first-hand, it might not hurt to follow their “centering-down” practice of quietly waiting…
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